What's up, buds? Joe is sick along with what sounds like the rest of the world, so we are postponing this week's episode until Wednesday. We hope you guys are all staying healthy out there! Check back in a couple of days on January 9th for an episode about how to make oil.
As 2018 draws to a close, the West Coast Buds take time to reflect on all that's changed and what's to come. It was a banner year for cannabis with several states instituting medical cannabis and a few jumping into adult use. So what's coming in 2019?
The Buds predict an increase in cannabis beverage production, the onset of friendly cannabis consumer depictions in TV and Film, the rise of environmentally conscience packaging and more!
“It’s against the law to commit suicide around here.”
Join the buds as they re-visit their old ways and commentate on the classic film, It's a Wonderful Life. Special guest Tori Hatchadourian helps the buds navigate this timeless piece of cinema, which Joe had never finished before this viewing.
Joe's rough childhood led him to never having a chance to finish the film. Listen to his reaction seeing the ending for the first time and realizing the power of the film, while all three comment on the intentionally and unintentionally hilarious aspects of the film.
Happy Holidaze, Buds! This week Ben and Joe get into the Christmas spirit with their very first Christmas special! Got yourself in a Christmas Funk? No worries, the Buds are here to help you shop for the favorite stoner in your life, create super simple low does edibles for parties, and give advice for navigating family gatherings while under the influence. In true Christmas spirit, the buds wrap things up with tales of Christmas miracles past and discuss their favorite festive flicks.
Unless you're brand new to the cannabis industry you've probably heard of Dope Magazine, they're everywhere doing great things for the plant and planet. But do you know their backstory and how they achieved national brand recognition? Check out this weeks episode as Dope Magazine co-founder James Zachodni shares his journey from flare bartender to running creative for the premier cannabis magazine and event company Dope is today.
Listen in as James breaks down Dope's niche and how focusing on creating excellent content has kept them on the cutting edge of cannabis. Be on the lookout for a series of industry expose's covering everything from the black market to the environmental impact of single-use plastic packaging.